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A quick introduction to derivatives for machine learning people

February 8, 2018
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A quick introduction to derivatives for machine learning people

Introduction

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The importance of context

January 31, 2018
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The importance of context

Motivation When we do modeling it’s of utmost importance that we pay attention to context. Without context there is little that can be inferred.

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On the apparent success of the maximum likelihood principle

July 27, 2017
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On the apparent success of the maximum likelihood principle

Motivation Today we will run through an important concept in statistical learning theory and modeling in general. It may come as no surprise that my point is as usual “age quod agis”. This is a lifelong strive for me to convey that message to fellow scientists and business people alike. Anyway, back to the topic. We will have a...

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Building and testing a simple deep learning object detection application

July 14, 2017
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Building and testing a simple deep learning object detection application

Motivation for this post

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About identifiability and granularity

May 5, 2017
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About identifiability and granularity

Motivation for this post In time series modeling you typically run into issues concerning complexity versus utility. What I mean by that is that there may be questions you need the answer to but are afraid of the model complexity that comes along with it. This fear of complexity is something that relates to identifiability and the curse of...

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A gentle introduction to reinforcement learning or what to do when you don’t know what to do

April 30, 2017
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A gentle introduction to reinforcement learning or what to do when you don’t know what to do

Introduction Today we’re going to have a look at an interesting set of learning algorithms which does not require you to know the truth while you learn. As such this is a mix of unsupervised and supervised learning. The supervised part comes from the fact that you look in the rear view mirror after the actions have been taken...

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A few thoughts on apparent bimodality for regression problems!

April 8, 2017
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A few thoughts on apparent bimodality for regression problems!

Motivation

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A first look at Edward!

March 31, 2017
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A first look at Edward!

Motivation

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